Spurred corolla
Spurred Spurred (sp[^u]rd), a. 1. Wearing spurs; furnished with a spur or spurs; having shoots like spurs. [1913 Webster]

2. Affected with spur, or ergot; as, spurred rye. [1913 Webster]

{Spurred corolla} (Bot.), a corolla in which there are one or more petals with a spur. [1913 Webster]


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  • Spurred — (sp[^u]rd), a. 1. Wearing spurs; furnished with a spur or spurs; having shoots like spurs. [1913 Webster] 2. Affected with spur, or ergot; as, spurred rye. [1913 Webster] {Spurred corolla} (Bot.), a corolla in which there are one or more petals… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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